Miller, Gerrit S., Massachusetts and New York, 1888

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Abstract

The field book documents Gerrit S. Miller's collecting in North Truro, Massachusetts, and Peterboro, New York, in August 14 - December 31, 1888. Includes observations per dated entry with descriptions of habitat, nests, lists of birds observed, specimens and collected. Includes a botanical specimen. Entries are written from the front and the back of the notebook. Includes a paginated index organized by scientific name of bird.

Date Range

1888

Start Date

Aug 14, 1888

End Date

Dec 31, 1888

Access Information

At least 24 hours advance notice is recommended to consult this collection. Contact the Division of Mammals at 202-633-1253 to make an appointment.

Topic

  • Animals
  • Birds
  • Ornithology

Place

  • New York
  • United States
  • Massachusetts
  • North Truro
  • Peterboro

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes

Accession #

SIA Acc. 12-265

Collection name

Division of Mammals, Gerrit S. Miller Field Notes, 1886 - 1937

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Mammals